In Malaysia, the rapid rate of infrastructure development, improved communication
system such as establishment of multimedia supercorridor (MSC), and high visionary
leaders in the Malaysian government is putting further thrust on collective
quality improvement work in Malaysia. As conformity assessment is increasingly
playing an important role in trade and commerce, domestically and internationally,
there is a lot of demand for quality assurance. Thus, the nationwide strategy
The success of quality initiatives is a cooperative and collaborative effort
of those involved in the mission.
Computerization in the Improvement Process
By Mr. Edward P.Kolinka
President & CEO, Quality International Ltd., USA
Mr. Edward P.
What can computerization do for you and your organisation? The biggest payback
of computerized quality informations system come from reducing the hidden
cost of quality. Specific benefits include increased manufacturing productivity,
reduced inventories, faster market response, improved service, better use
of data, and technological parity with other company functions. In short,
computerization allows a company to be a survivor in competitive world markets.
By exploiting the full potential of current computer technology, we can achieve
a quantum leap in quality. And all of us can leapfrog into the future.
and Business Strategy
By Engr. Jose Gonzalez Prado
General Director, Instituto Mexicano de Calidad; President, Asia Pacific
Quality Organisation, Mexico
Engr. Jose Gonzalez
Companies and organisations have to implement a Modern Total Quality Management
System if they want to be or remain successful. It is a management system
for companies and institutions that assure a continuous improvement process
in all the functions of the company as well as among the persons who from
part of it. To be a world-class company requires world-class bosses and employees
who are sincere, reliable, disciplined, and are good communicators.
It is absolutely necessary to make the commitment of contributing to make
a better world fostering human values, people who are transcendent, moral
and social in all our sectors of influence.